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Rehab helps Ellen Paulson get back to sports after knee replacement

Rita Zuckerman, physical therapist assistant, left, with Ellen Paulson

When preparing to undergo a bilateral total knee replacement, one must be ready for not only the surgery itself, but also the rehabilitation that follows.a

Ellen Paulson and her husband, David, for quite some time have actively participated and competed in skiing, swimming, scuba diving and, more recently, golf and tennis. When Paulson began to experience discomfort in not just one but both knees during these activities, she took action.

Christine Smith named Southeast Director of Nursing of the Year

Christine Smith, director of nursing

Christine Smith, director of nursing at The Gardens Court in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, was named Director of Nursing of the Year for Life Care Centers of America’s Southeast Division on April 20, 2015.

The award was given during Life Care’s annual Directors of Nursing Meeting held at the company’s headquarters in Cleveland, Tennessee.